2019 Overcoming Racism Conference
2019 Overcoming Racism Conference - Dismantling White Supremacy-It's Power, Structure, & Culture
Sponsored by the Facilitating Racial Equity Collaborative (FREC)
Friday, November 15th, 2019 8:30am - 5pm
Bemidji State University
Crying Wolfe Conference Room\
1500 Birchmont Dr
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- Joe Feagin- Ella C. McFadden and Distinguished Professor at Texas A&M University, does major research on systemic racism, classism, and sexism issues. He has published 70 scholarly books in these research areas.
- Winona LaDuke- Environmentalist, Political Activist, Founder and Co-Director of Honor the Earth, Founder of the White Earth Land Recovery Project. She has written extensively on Native American and environmental issues.
The day will include local breakout sessions on topics such as:
- “White Ally Tool Kit,”
- “Colored Lines: Diversity in Itasca, video and discussion,”
- “Historical Trauma,”
- “Indigenous Worldview,”
- “Using the Intercultural development Inventory,”
- “Anti-Bias Education: A Tool for Dismantling White Supremacy in Education,”
- “RuralX rural funding issues,”
- and more.
Breakout sessions will be followed by a community panel who will share insight about the conference, and hopes for the future.
For more information, call: (218) 407-5202, or visit https://www.peacemakerresources.org/events.html
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